Arts

What’s Happening Feb. 27 - March 5

What’s Happening Feb. 27 – March 5

Readers Theatre returns, “A Journey with Dr. Burney,” Flamenco star Savannah Fuentes, Purim, and more.

  • Feb 26, 2020
What’s Happening Feb. 27 - March 5
Finding inspiration in history, authors show a path forward

Finding inspiration in history, authors show a path forward

Tacoma-based duo behind “Dead Feminists” will present at Vashon Center for the Arts.

Finding inspiration in history, authors show a path forward
Song and dance fill the stage at arts center

Song and dance fill the stage at arts center

A high-energy presentation of African dance and a concert by a rock legend are both on tap this weekend at Vashon Center for the Arts.… Continue reading

Song and dance fill the stage at arts center
Powerhouse poet, storyteller and activist returns to Vashon

Powerhouse poet, storyteller and activist returns to Vashon

The former Seattle mayoral candidate whose worked on everything from arts and law performs Feb. 28

Powerhouse poet, storyteller and activist returns to Vashon
Arts center pulls out the stops with upcoming slate of shows

Arts center pulls out the stops with upcoming slate of shows

Noteworthy performers will grace the stage at Vashon Center for the Arts through the next month.

Arts center pulls out the stops with upcoming slate of shows
Prize-winning artists embark on a new chapter on Vashon

Prize-winning artists embark on a new chapter on Vashon

Couple aims to subvert work of traditional museums, promote environmental justice, climate concerns.

Prize-winning artists embark on a new chapter on Vashon
Vashon is for lovers

Vashon is for lovers

Island venues are pulling out all the stops for lovebirds of all stripes this weekend.

Vashon is for lovers
What’s Happening Feb. 13 - 20

What’s Happening Feb. 13 – 20

Mode Music opens, Eugenie Jones honors Nina Simone, Bells brings His Only Friends, and more.

  • Feb 13, 2020
What’s Happening Feb. 13 - 20
Vegan and Dairy-Free: A tale of two chocolate mousses

Vegan and Dairy-Free: A tale of two chocolate mousses

How to make a delicious chocolaty treat that will delight vegans and non-vegans alike.

  • Feb 12, 2020
Vegan and Dairy-Free: A tale of two chocolate mousses
A solo art exhibit confronts redlining, racism and injustice

A solo art exhibit confronts redlining, racism and injustice

Pope’s work speaks to the legacy and current realities of social injustice against people of color.

  • Feb 7, 2020
A solo art exhibit confronts redlining, racism and injustice
‘Shakespeare and the Alchemy of Gender’

‘Shakespeare and the Alchemy of Gender’

Lisa Wolpe explores the history of her own troubled family through some of the Bard’s best-known work

‘Shakespeare and the Alchemy of Gender’
More First Friday fun

More First Friday fun

Most art spots in the lineup are open from 6 to 9 p.m.

More First Friday fun
What’s Happening Feb. 6 - 13

What’s Happening Feb. 6 – 13

Greg Blake and Real Country, Kinksi, Llama and Mike Dumovich, ‘Love Letters,’ and more.

  • Feb 6, 2020
What’s Happening Feb. 6 - 13
Screenshot from paradisofestival.com.

Paradiso Festival is on the rocks following lawsuit

Paradiso Festival, one of the most popular annual EDM events in Washington state, may be in trouble after one of its owning companies is suing… Continue reading

Screenshot from paradisofestival.com.
Prick up your ears: Thrills abound at upcoming concerts

Prick up your ears: Thrills abound at upcoming concerts

Sample the diversity and spark of an island music scene that never seems to slow down or miss a beat

Prick up your ears: Thrills abound at upcoming concerts
VCA names interim director to top post

VCA names interim director to top post

Interim director Allison Halstead Reid was chosen after a months-long search by the VCA board.

VCA names interim director to top post
What’s Happening Jan. 30 - Feb. 6

What’s Happening Jan. 30 – Feb. 6

Mozart for lunch, “Celtic Spring” blooms this weekend, “Around the World in Eighty Wines,” and more.

  • Jan 29, 2020
What’s Happening Jan. 30 - Feb. 6
A poetry podcast for pint-sized listeners

A poetry podcast for pint-sized listeners

The show, which includes themed activities for listeners, launches on Monday, Jan. 27.

A poetry podcast for pint-sized listeners
Festival aims to turn Vashon into Celtic isle

Festival aims to turn Vashon into Celtic isle

Admission to all festival activities is by donation at the door.

Festival aims to turn Vashon into Celtic isle
What’s Happening Jan. 23 - 30

What’s Happening Jan. 23 – 30

Shauna Ahern, concerts, talks and events, a “formidable belter” at Open Space, and more.

  • Jan 22, 2020
What’s Happening Jan. 23 - 30